Cotton, Textiles and Apparel

February 3, 2017

SITA helping to revive Kenyan cotton and handloom co-operatives

East Africa, in particular Kenya, has traditionally espoused the value of community self-help events for development. In fact, the tradition of coming together— called harambee in […]
January 20, 2017

Lucy Lau Bigham: SITA “opens up immense possibilities for Tosheka’s dream project”

By Devika Jyothi “We at Tosheka produce recycled plastic bags, while also trying out organic cotton and eri silk production. This visit has opened up immense […]
December 16, 2016

Kenyan handloom stakeholders to learn and replicate good practices from India

By Devika Jyothi India is the world’s go-to destination for handlooms and hand-woven textiles. Handlooms comprise the largest cottage industry in the country, and millions of […]
November 18, 2016

SITA initiatives showcased at Global South-South Development Expo in Dubai

The International Trade Centre (ITC) successfully participated in the recent Global South-South Development Expo 2016 (GSSD Expo) in Dubai, showcasing some of the initiatives rolled out […]